Brazilian Hidden Treasures

February 15, 2020, 7:00 pm

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Paul R. Burley [CC BY-SA]

For the last 100 years, Brazil has been a musical powerhouse, not just for popular music (samba and bossa nova), but also for its classical composers. Fiesta features some of the best-hidden treasures of Brazilian concert music. Works by Alceo Bocchino, Alexandre Levy and others.


Miniature Suite, by Alceo Bocchino
Paraná Symphony Orchestra; Roberto Duarte, conductor

Werther, by Alexandre Levy
Sao Paulo Symphony; Roberto Minczuk, conductor

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra on Brazilian Forms, op. 105, No. 2, by Hekel Tavares
Arnaldo Cohen, piano; Roberto Tibiriçá, conductor; Orquestra Sinfônica Petrobras Pró Música